We all know it and so does Tim Urban: Procrastination doesn’t make sense. But just like the rest of us, he’s never been able to shake his habit of waiting until the last minute to get things done. In this hilarious and insightful talk, Urban takes us on a journey through YouTube binges, Wikipedia rabbit holes and bouts of staring out the window — and encourages us to think harder about what we’re really procrastinating on, before we run out of time.
Tim Urban is Co-Founder of the site Wait But Why (WBW). The site covers a range of subjects as a long-form blog.Content has been syndicated on The Huffington Post, Lifehacker, as well as being referenced on other sites. On April 20, 2017, Tim Urban posted the first deep insight into Elon Musk’s transhumanist brain-machine interface company, Neuralink. Musk had asked Urban to write an explanatory article about a month and a half before.